The African Cup of Nations will witness an intriguing and much-anticipated clash between two
countries which went through a bruising qualifying campaign for South Africa 2010. While Algeria
was able to edge out Egypt for the World Cup ticket, the Pharaohs are being referred to as the
slight favourites for winning this match to continue in the right path towards retaining their
title as African Champions.
US Soccer announced today that a friendly match against El Salvador will be held on February 24,
2010 at 7 p.m. at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The game will be broadcast on ESPNClassic and
Telefutura. The recent news of Tampa making the final 18 proposed US venues for WC 2018/2022, and
the Tampa Bay Rowdies finally learning that they will field a USL team already had the soccer
contingent in Tampa buzzing.
Photos of the Holland away football shirt for the 2010 World Cup have been leaked. The new shirt
design for the Netherlands is white in color with blue trim and features a red and white chevron
design on the front of the shirt.
Designed and manufactured by Nike, the Dutch away football shirt features a blue v-neck collar
and has the Holland flag sewn in to the back of the collar.